Catalogue

Auction 39 - Saturday, September 25, 2021

 LotTypeDescriptionPriceBid
870 C Austria 1948 local stamps, 3 covers each franked with plain stamps, perf inscribed "POSTGEBUHR BAR BEZAHLT TAXE PERCUE BARNASCHWEISUNG". Franking 5 x 5gr, 10gr & 40gr. All canc GRAZ - ST PETER 11-1-48 & 2 h/s DRUCKSACHE. Unlisted Netto & Michel, not found on internet. $275.00 Spin UpSpin Down
871 M China 1897 4c on 3c deep red, revenue stamp surcharged for postal use, surcharge SG type 19. Centered low, regummed. RPSL cert (2019). SG 90. Cat £1400. Mint. $1,000.00 Spin UpSpin Down
872 C China (& India) 1902, 1924 2 covers to/from SVEN HEDIN expdns: (1) 1902 regd cover from Sweden to Hedin, arrived SHRINAGAR 23 JU 02. This 1899-1902 expdn from Tibet to Calcutta produced 8 vol report with new information on Tibet; (2) 1924 Sino-Swedish Sinkiang Expdn cover from N Ambolf (expdn cartographer) franked 1c & 5c Junks, Sinkiang ovpt. Provisional Chinese regn label on reverse. The 1923 China NW scientific stamps were issued to fund this expdn. Covers to/from either Hedin expdn scarce. $850.00 Spin UpSpin Down
873 C China 1924 overweight cover from Hangchow bearing 1c + 3 x 3c Chinese Junks, to Auckland NZ, bearing black boxed T ... Ctms h/s, 50 applied in pencil, Shanghai 13 MAR 1924 transit b/s, COLLECT / AFFIX STAMPS / BEFORE / DELIVERY h/s in black & 5d inserted in pencil, 3d 91st series) & 2d (2nd series) NZ Postage Dues canc Auckland 14 APR 1924. Base letter rate of 25 gold centimes (10c) only was paid, thus 25 gold centimes underpaid + 25 gold centimes fine = 5d. $500.00 Spin UpSpin Down
874 M China 1967 Thoughts of Mao set as setenant strips of 5 - red outer frames & good outer frames + 8f Mao single. SG 2343-2353, cat £4250. Scott 938, 943a, 948a, cat US$4310. Mint. $2,500.00 Spin UpSpin Down
875 M Germany-Bavaria 1850 & 1862 seln: 1850 1k & 12k; 1862 1k, 3k, 9k, 12k. All superb 4 margins, with OG gum excl 1850 12k. SG cat £1100. Mint. $600.00 Spin UpSpin Down
876 M* Germany 1902 5m Deutsches Reich no wmk x 3, 2 are MUH, 1 has slight adhesion, brown lilac under UV, hence Michel 81Ab, cat €1400 each MUH. Cat €3150. Mint/MUH. $1,000.00 Spin UpSpin Down
877 / Germany 1928-33 Zeppelins (all are genuine with correct wmk & narrow perfs), 1928 1m m&u; 2m mint; 4m mint/2 used; 1931 Polar 1m used; 1933 Chicago 1m mint, 2m mint, 3m m&u. SG cat £2215. Mint & used. $1,000.00 Spin UpSpin Down
878 * Indonesia 1948 2½g, 10g, 25g Indonesia ovpts on Netherland Indies stamps. SG 538-40. Cat £465. MUH. $225.00 Spin UpSpin Down
879 C Madagascar 1904 cover with 30c Cinnamon on drab Diego-Suarez bisect tied by Vohemar 28 Feb cds & "Affranchiainsi/Faute Figurine" h/s addressed to Tamatave. Tamatave 9 Mar arrival b/s. Cover cut at left. SG 52w. Cat £900 (on cover). $750.00 Spin UpSpin Down
880 / Netherlands Indies-Japanese Occupation 1942-43 4 scarce items: 1942 5g (1941 design) with Japanese naval ovpt, mint no gum, unpriced by SG; blocks of 4 x 5c & 12½c Netherlands with naval ovpt, mint, unpriced by SG; F8.50 on 3c Netherland Indies, used on piece with SG 120; F8.50 ovpt on 3c, not listed by SG who state this value was used on telegraph money orders (see below SG 15). However, this piece appears to have normal Japanese Occupation cancel. SG 122, 129, 130 151 var. $450.00 Spin UpSpin Down
881 / Russia 1863-82 Tsar Alexander II Arms types accum incl 4 x St Petersburg town post, no cancels (1 with gum). c150 x 1k & 2k, 80 x 3k & 5k, 170 x 7k & 8k; 50 x 10k (1st type), 10 x 20k (1st type), 12 x 10k & 20k (2nd type). SG c£2250+. Used. $375.00 Spin UpSpin Down
882 U Russia 1884 7R Posthorns without thunderbolts, lemon-yellow & black, vert laid paper. Crisp, light 1888 dated cancel. Cert marks on back. SG 48. Cat £1300. FU. $750.00 Spin UpSpin Down
883 M San Marino 1877 40c purple. SG 7. Cat £1000. Mint. $250.00 Spin UpSpin Down
884 U Switzerland 1854 5r Helvetia, first Munich printing, scarce orange-brown shade, 2 clear margins. GU/FU. Zumstein Z22a. Rellstab cert (1980) which implies silk thread has been removed. SG 25a. Cat £2000. $500.00 Spin UpSpin Down
885 U Switzerland 1854-62 colln of 1st Helvetias, well presented. Noted: 15r 1st printing, 3 margin; 5r 1st Bern printing 4 margins; 20r 1st Bern printing 2½ margins; 10r 2nd Bern printing 3½ margins. 31 stamps. $600.00 Spin UpSpin Down
886 / Switzerland 1862-1907 2nd Helvetia & standing Helvetia issues. Noted 2nd Helvetia 2 x 1F used, 2c double impression, one invtd, cds VI 89, Standing Helvetias incl pmks, retouches, plate marks & reprints. 53 2nd Helvetia, 183 standing Helvetia. $1,250.00 Spin UpSpin Down
887 * USA 1930 65c, $1.30, $2.60 Zeppelins ($1.30 o/c with selvedge plate No, $2.60 o/c). SG cat £1600+. MUH. $1,500.00 Spin UpSpin Down